Edward O. Leech Mint and Treasury Medal

Edward O. Leech Mint and Treasury Medal
Edward O. Leech Mint and Treasury Medal
Title
Edward O. Leech Mint and Treasury Medal
Date 
1890
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 3 1/16 in. ( 7.7 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Edward O. Leech facing left with legend: "EDWARD O. LEECH"; all within beaded border. Reverse contains inscription enclosed by laurel wreath, with scroll above: "EDWARD.OWEN.LEECH/DIRECTOR.OF.THE/MINT.APPOINTED.IN/MINT.BUREAU.UPON/ITS.ORGANIZATION.1873/DIRECTOR.OCTOBER/16.1889"; all within beaded border.
Object Number 
1238
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, on bust truncation, at right: "C.E.BARBER F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group